VATICAN CITY (CBS / AP) — Pope Francis has met with Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Zuckerberg’s wife, Priscilla Chan, at the Vatican.
Vatican spokesman Greg Burke says one topic of discussion at Monday’s meeting was “how to use communication technologies to alleviate poverty, encourage a culture of encounter, and make a message of hope arrive, especially to those most in need.”READ MORE: COVID: Santa Clara Bible Study Group Wins Supreme Court Fight Over Home Gatherings
The atmosphere appeared informal, with the chat taking place in the Santa Marta residence, the guest house in Vatican City where the pope lives.READ MORE: Early Morning Fire Damages Half Moon Bay's Historic San Benito House Inn
Zuckerberg wore a dark suit and tie for the occasion while Chan wore a black, knee-length dress.MORE NEWS: Update: USF Student Who Hung Noose Off Dorm Room Balcony Expelled
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